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Charles Krauthammer: Republicans must show they can be leaders on free trade

Monday, May 18, 2015
Free trade is advantageous to both sides is the rarest of political propositions

State's attorney in a rush to convict cops

Monday, May 18, 2015
*State's attorney in a rush to convict cops
*Stefanic proves to be a foe of middle class
*Put more investment into school libraries
*Where is rage against shooting of officers?
*Make sidewalks and potholes a priority
*Dissatisfied with city answer to sewer break

High Notes

Monday, May 18, 2015
Spotlighting the good being done in our communities

George Will: GOP 2012 runner-up Santorum seeking a second shot

Sunday, May 17, 2015
Rick Santorum wants to say something to those who profess condescending puzzlement about his persistence

Figures don't support racist police agenda

Sunday, May 17, 2015
*Figures don't support racist police agenda
*Ellis Hospital needs better patient service
*Freddie Gray was not the innocent victim
*Proctors needs to put money into acoustics

Put politics aside, ensure rail transportation safety

Sunday, May 17, 2015
If it wasn’t a mud slide or an earthquake, and it wasn’t a terrorist plot or an engineer’s suicide mission, then it was preventable. And that’s on Congress.

Hamilton Hill needs more than new dollar stores

Sunday, May 17, 2015
Commercial revitalization is leading the way in the fight against blight in cities throughout the Capital Region.

Graduating toward an America rich with opportunity

Sunday, May 17, 2015
The path to high school graduation is complicated for millions of young people, particularly those living in poverty, with disabilities or trapped in dropout factory schools. Despite these challenges, school districts, communities and states are finding ways to dramatically raise high-school graduation rates.

Wage hike is Legislature's responsibility

Sunday, May 17, 2015
Cuomo should invite input from lawmakers on comprehensive minimum wage

David Harsanyi: When will Hillary have to answer for her vote on Iraq?

Saturday, May 16, 2015
You can’t be more straightforward: “Knowing what we know now, would you have authorized the invasion?”

City should cite itself for condition of roads

Saturday, May 16, 2015
*City should cite itself for condition of roads
*Article spotlights the need for bail reform
*Androids have many benefits, one big flaw
*No choice but to take Time Warner’s terms

Cooperation welcome in blight fight

Saturday, May 16, 2015
Communities can successfully pool their resources to battle shared problem

Climate deniers can't have it both ways

Friday, May 15, 2015
*Climate deniers can't have it both ways
*Pay hikes not way to revive the economy
*Towns need new way to balance budgets
*Discouraged by code enforcement efforts
*The reason kids don't know how to write

Shorten time for release of documents

Friday, May 15, 2015
Bill would lessen time government has to drag out appeals in FOIL cases

Pro-life a measuring stick for high ethics

Thursday, May 14, 2015
*Pro-life a measuring stick for high ethics
*Say no on Garrow on Mohonasen's ballot
*Do Glenville residents have say on growth?
*Where do Niskayuna candidates stand?

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